The Toyota Highlander is a three-row midsize crossover that exceeds expectations. In areas where other companies slough off, Toyota pays attention to the details, making for a reliable, efficient, and capable vehicle. Take a look.
Here’s what you can expect from the 2021 Toyota highlander when it comes to performance specs, connectivity tech, and safety features. Is it the right vehicle for you?
Each 2021 Toyota Highlander sports a 3.5-liter V6 under the hood. It puts out 295 horsepower and 263 lb-ft of torque. The engine is paired with a buttery smooth eight-speed automatic transmission. FWD is standard on all trims. Likewise, AWD is available on every model. FWD and AWD models have different fuel economy ratings. 2021 Highlander FWD models are estimated at 21/29/24 mpg and 2021 Highlander AWD models are rated at 20/27/23 mpg. The 2021 Highlander is also available as a Hybrid.
The 2021 Highlander is loaded. It comes standard with Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, and Amazon Alexa capability, Bluetooth compatibility, an integrated Wi-Fi hotspot, a USB input port, four USB charging ports, SiriusXM satellite radio, and an 8-inch touchscreen to control it all from. Available upgrades include an 11-speaker JBL premium sound system, integrated satellite navigation, a 12.3-inch touchscreen, and more.
No matter the trim, every 2021 Highlander has the Toyota Safety Sense 2.5+ (TSS 2.5+) suite of safety and driver assistance features. Included are forward collision warning with automatic emergency braking and low-light pedestrian detection, lane keep assist, lane trace assist, lane departure warning, full-speed dynamic adaptive cruise control, road sign recognition, and automatic high-beam headlights. Hill start assist and a rearview camera are also standard. Available additions include blind spot monitoring with rear cross traffic alert, front and rear parking sensors with automatic braking, and a few others.
To learn more about the 2021 Toyota Highlander, give Apple Valley Toyota a call.